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Federal (USV)


John M. Crocker

(? - 1864)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Plover, he enlisted in Company G, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 24 August 1861. Promoted to Corporal, Sergeant, and First Sergeant.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Captured in action at Gettysburg, PA in July 1863. Mortally wounded in action in the Wilderness, VA, and died 8 June 1864 in Washington, DC.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1.


06/08/1864; Washington, DC


1   State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pg. 562  [AotW citation 10612]